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Coronavirus India News Updates: CRPF lost 108 personnel to COVID-19, highest among central forces, shows data
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Coronavirus India News Updates: CRPF lost 108 personnel to COVID-19, highest among central forces, shows data

Coronavirus India News Updates: A total of 271 personnel of the seven forces of CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP, SSB, NSG and NDRF have succumbed to the pandemic so far

Third wave of COVID-19 'inevitable', says top govt adviser; virus kills record 3,780 in 24 hrs
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Third wave of COVID-19 'inevitable', says top govt adviser; virus kills record 3,780 in 24 hrs

The ministry also said that a rise in the number of daily COVID-19 cases and mortality has been observed in Assam, West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar and Jharkhand, indicating the pandemic is moving eastwards

Judiciary raps Centre, state govts as COVID-19 cases cross 2 cr; ICMR revises testing advisory
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Judiciary raps Centre, state govts as COVID-19 cases cross 2 cr; ICMR revises testing advisory

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday night criticised the management of coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, saying that the deaths of patients due to oxygen shortage in hospitals is nothing less than genocide, and is a criminal act

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to Delhi AIIMS
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Former prime minister Manmohan Singh tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to Delhi AIIMS

Sources told PTI that the 88-year old Congress veteran had a mild fever in the morning and later tested positive. Singh has also taken both the doses of the COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine: All above age 18 eligible for inoculation from 1 May, announces Centre as coronavirus cases surge
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COVID-19 Vaccine: All above age 18 eligible for inoculation from 1 May, announces Centre as coronavirus cases surge

This comes as India's total tally of COVID-19 cases crossed the 1.50-crore mark on Monday, with around 25 lakh cases being added in just 15 days

COVID-19: PM calls for four-day 'vaccination festival', asks states to curb virus spread on war footing
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COVID-19: PM calls for four-day 'vaccination festival', asks states to curb virus spread on war footing

Narendra Modi emphasised 'test, track, treat', COVID-appropriate behaviour and COVID management to contain the pandemic. He called for the vaccine festival to be held between 11 to 14 April

Mumbai: BMC issues fresh guidelines on lockdown, allows home-delivery of food, essential supplies during curbs
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Mumbai: BMC issues fresh guidelines on lockdown, allows home-delivery of food, essential supplies during curbs

The order also said that during the weekend lockdown, take-away from the restaurants in person will not be allowed, although home delivery will now be allowed

'Utterly baseless': Harsh Vardhan slams Maharashtra govt's COVID-19 vaccine shortage claim
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'Utterly baseless': Harsh Vardhan slams Maharashtra govt's COVID-19 vaccine shortage claim

The Union health minister also accused the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra govt of trying to cover its 'failures' by spreading panic on vaccines

Maharashtra likely to run out of COVID-19 vaccine in three days, says health minister Rajesh Tope
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Maharashtra likely to run out of COVID-19 vaccine in three days, says health minister Rajesh Tope

The minister urged the Centre to give priority to Maharashtra since the coronavirus cases were more in the state and the overall toll was over 50,000

Narendra Modi to hold COVID-19 review meet with chief ministers of all states on 8 April
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Narendra Modi to hold COVID-19 review meet with chief ministers of all states on 8 April

Modi's last interaction with chief ministers was on 17 March during which he had expressed concern over the rise in COVID-19 cases and called for "quick and decisive" steps to check the "emerging second peak"

Coronavirus News: Maharashtra announces weekend lockdown; Modi reviews situation across India, sends teams to 3 states
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Coronavirus News: Maharashtra announces weekend lockdown; Modi reviews situation across India, sends teams to 3 states

Maharashtra, which is the worst affected state, announced a weekend lockdown from 8 pm on Friday and imposed a night curfew across the state between 8 pm and 7 am from Monday

COVID-19: Maharashtra announces night curfew, weekend lockdown amid rise in coronavirus cases
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COVID-19: Maharashtra announces night curfew, weekend lockdown amid rise in coronavirus cases

The rules, which come into effect tomorrow, include a curfew from 8 pm to 7 am and a ban on gatherings of five or more throughout the day.

COVID-19 vaccination for all above 45 years opens today; Centre asks states to identify low coverage areas
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COVID-19 vaccination for all above 45 years opens today; Centre asks states to identify low coverage areas

Amidst a growing surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, the Center will roll out the third phase of its vaccination drive from tomorrow (1 April)

COVID-19 situation turning from bad to worse recently, huge cause for worry, says Centre
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COVID-19 situation turning from bad to worse recently, huge cause for worry, says Centre

At a press conference, Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that eight of the top 10 COVID-19 high-burden districts of the country are from Maharashtra

India records 62,258 new COVID-19 cases; highest single-day rise in five months
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India records 62,258 new COVID-19 cases; highest single-day rise in five months

The toll increased to 1,60,949 with 257 deaths in the past 24 hours, while the national recovery rate has further dropped to 95.09 percent

A year since India's COVID-19 lockdown, photographers talk us through their most defining images of the pandemic
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A year since India's COVID-19 lockdown, photographers talk us through their most defining images of the pandemic

A collection of images that defined the year since the 24 March 2020 lockdown, narrated in the voices of photographers who shot them.

India’s second COVID-19 wave could last up to 100 days, may peak in second half of April: SBI report
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India’s second COVID-19 wave could last up to 100 days, may peak in second half of April: SBI report

Lockdown is ineffective and mass vaccination is the only hope as localised lockdowns have not resulted in controlling the spread of infection, SBI's Group Chief Economic Advisor Soumya Kanti Ghosh said in the report

Coronavirus News Update: New COVID-19 variant found in 18 states; Maharashtra, Punjab of 'grave concern': Centre
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Coronavirus News Update: New COVID-19 variant found in 18 states; Maharashtra, Punjab of 'grave concern': Centre

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said about 88 percent of all COVID-19 deaths in the country are in the age group of 45 years and above, making them the most vulnerable section that needs to be protected

COVID-19 surge in Maharashtra and Punjab cause of ‘grave concern’, says Centre
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COVID-19 surge in Maharashtra and Punjab cause of ‘grave concern’, says Centre

Addressing a press conference, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan also said that about 88% of all COVID-19 deaths in India are in the age group of 45 years and above, making them the most vulnerable section

Coronavirus updates: After Mumbai, Delhi also bans public celebration of Holi amid COVID spike
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Coronavirus updates: After Mumbai, Delhi also bans public celebration of Holi amid COVID spike

Coronavirus Latest Updates: The Delhi government has banned public celebration of the festival of Holi in the NCT of Delhi in view of spike in COVID cases. Earlier in the day, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation had issued a similar order but it later expanded its scope to include private celebrations as well